Better Revenue in 2017 Means Easier Budgeting in the New Year

By on January 9th, 2018 in : in State & Local Government

As the Alabama Legislature returns to Montgomery today, it faces an unusual situation: a relatively stable financial picture. Both the Read the full release.  


How Alabama Taxes Compare

By on December 19th, 2017 in , , : in State & Local Government

Since late 1988, the Public Affairs Research Council of Alabama has produced an analysis of Alabama’s tax revenues. Relying on Read the full release.  


Progress Made on Remedial Education

The latest statistics from the Alabama Commission on Higher Education (ACHE) show that Alabama high schools are making progress in Read the full release.  


How Alabama Roads Compare, 2017

By on December 4th, 2017 in , , : in Quality of Life

PARCA’s latest report, How Alabama Roads Compare, provides an in-depth analysis of the conditions, funding and future of our state’s roads Read the full release.  


Student Achievement Matters: The Future of Student Assessment in Alabama

In June 2017, the Alabama State Board of Education voted to cancel its contract with ACT for the administration of Read the full release.  


Together We Can – Charting a Course to Cooperation for Greater Birmingham

By on June 21st, 2017 in : in State & Local Government

PARCA’s latest report, commissioned by the Community Foundation of Greater Birmingham, focuses on the fragmentation of the Birmingham region, the Read the full release.  


PARCA Roundtable Legislative Symposium

By on June 5th, 2017 in , : in News & Events

The Public Affairs Research Council of Alabama and the PARCA Roundtable will be hosting the PARCA Roundtable Legislative Symposium on Read the full release.  


It is vital in today’s times that a

By on May 24th, 2017 in : in FP - What People Say

WHAT PEOPLE SAY “It is vital in today’s times that a regular look into operations and finances be performed by Read the full release.  


Our current work with PARCA

By on May 24th, 2017 in : in FP - What People Say

WHAT PEOPLE SAY “Our current work with PARCA to design a meaningful assessment strategy… will put critical data in the Read the full release.  


This partnership has proven

By on May 24th, 2017 in : in FP - What People Say

WHAT PEOPLE SAY “This partnership has proven to be an invaluable source of data as MAEF strives to ensure every Read the full release.